LOL, same here. If you're assumption about this were right, and he was just being selfish, then I'd say it was a booming success.
We should be in a football thread talking about wtf happened to him that he's being passed by Blaine Gabbert. (Or perhaps the answer to that was that nothing happened and he was never quite as good as we thought. Maybe he was over-rated.)
It's possible. I've spent more time thinking about Kaepernick today than I have his entire career so I'm over his protest and comments at this point. Once the regular season begins and Gabbert is starting no one will care where or when he sits on the bench.
Well, for the record, Kaepernick said:
If you believe in the concept of instiutional racism, then I think it could be easily said that he is absolutely protesting all that you mentioned.
And, in the same article from which I grabbed his quote, here are more comments he made later clarifying some positions: